When Spanish fashion blogger B* a la Moda, known as Belén Canalejo in real life, was looking to buy a house, she knew it would be the beginning of a massive renovation project. Belén and her husband Nacho were determined to create the home of their dreams: a beautiful, cosy and functional house where they could live with their four kids.
When Joyce and her husband purchased their home at the end of 2016, one thing was certain — they had a lot of work to do. They had a clear idea of how they wanted their dream home to look, and they set to work, knowing that replacing the floor was one of the many things that they needed to do.
Amber is a woman who knows what she wants — she has a fascinating and flourishing career, and an expanding shoe cabinet, and blogs about the clothes that she wears, the places that she goes and the things that she does, plus life with her partner Terry. Choosing a floor for her new kitchen was like 1, 2, 3! Or was it?
Jo and Karolien went for the big picture: they wanted to give their spacious attic a complete make-over. Thanks to Quick-Step interior decorating advice and the latest generation laminate flooring, they were able to transform the space into an “Impressive” master bedroom.
Laura Tirkonnen is the owner of homevialaura.com, one of Finland’s most popular lifestyle blogs. She and her young family recently moved to an apartment in Helsinki. Laura consciously chose Quick-Step laminate flooring when furnishing her new home. “I was looking for a combination of authenticity and sustainability.”
Professional cyclist Iljo Keisse and his wife An-Sofie Zenner chose parquet flooring by Quick-Step when they renovated their house. ‘We wanted a look that not only gives a warm, natural impression, but feels that way too,’ says An-Sofie. Sustainability also played an important role in their choice.
Naturally we all want a nice floor that gives our home that wow factor but sometimes the practical properties of a floor covering are at least as important. Jo and Jon Hall explain: “Because one of our boys has breathing difficulties, the doctors advised us to replace his old bedroom floor. A playful combination of designs from Quick-Step’s Impressive laminate collection proved the perfect solution.”
At the end of 2014, Kristof, Loes and their son Ewoud left their apartment behind to move into a new, modern home. "We wanted lots of light, shades of white and natural elements in our new home," Loes says. "We also had a clear concept of what we wanted for our flooring: natural, warm wood. With the Impressive Ultra laminate collection, we brought that concept to life."
Triple Dutch racing champion Niki Terpstra and his wife Ramona tied the knot this week. They recently also decided to tackle the somewhat cold interior of their new house, starting with brand new 'Imperio' parquet flooring. "We dreamt of a cosy interior. The warm feel of real wood gives our rooms the soft character we were looking for," Niki Terpstra says. Let’s take a look inside!
The interior architect Nicky Vanden Bossche recently rolled up her sleeves and got to work on an apartment shell in an old warehouse. Her aim was to give the new home an industrial character to suit the soul of the main building. She chose a Quick-Step wood-look laminate floor to give the space an extra feeling of warmth and cosiness.
Come on in, have a look around: Mark Cavendish — one of the world’s most famous cyclists — invites you into his mansion in Tuscany, Italy. Discover why he chose Quick-Step’s hardwood flooring to create a stunningly light and spacious home.